Checking in on Big 12 Basketball

As the Big 12 Tournament approaches and seeding grows increasingly important, here are the profiles of every Big 12 basketball team.

    No. 19 Baylor Bears

  • Record: 20-7 (8-6 conference)

  • Conference Standing: 5th

  • Notable Statistics:

  • 5th Overall in Rebounds per Game (40.5 rbg)

  • 38th Overall in Assists per Game (15.0 apg)

  • 14th Overall in RPI Rank

  • Current Team MVP: Rico Gathers – 11.2 ppg, 12.1 rbg, 1 bpg

  • Remaining Schedule:

  •  February 25 @ ISU

  •   February 28 v. WVU

  •  March 2 @ UT

  •  March 6 v. TTU

  • Post-Season Projection: 4-5 Seed in NCAA Tournament

      No. 8 Kansas Jayhawks

    • Record: 22-5 (11-3 conference)

    • Conference Standing: 1st

    • Notable Statistics:

    • 6th in Three-Point Field Goal Percentage (40.9%)

    • 81st in Overall Points Scored (1948)

    • 1st in RPI Rank and Strength of Schedule

    • Current Team MVP: Frank Mason – 12.4 ppg (43.4% 3P%), 4.4 apg

    • Remaining Schedule:

    • February 23 @ KSU

    • February 28 v. UT

    • March 3 v. WVU

    • March 7 @ OU

    • Post-Season Prediction: 2 Seed in NCAA Tournament

        Kansas State Wildcats

      • Record: 13-15 (6-9 conference)

      • Conference Standing: 8th

      • Notable Statistics:

      • 140th in Assists per Game (13.1 apg)

      • 278th in Total Turnovers (378)

      • 304th in Rebounds per Game (31.5 rbg)

      • Current Team MVP: Nino Williams – 11.4 ppg, 5.2 rpg, 81.5% FT

      • Remaining Schedule:

      • February 23 v. KU

      • February 28 v. ISU

      • March 7 @ UT

      • Post-Season Prediction: NIT

          No. 12 Iowa State Cyclones

        • Record: 20-6 (10-4 conference)

        • Conference Standing: 2nd

        • Notable Statistics:

        • 8th in Assists per Game (16.9 apg)

        • 9th in Points per Game (79.8 ppg)

        • 11th in Field Goal Percentage (48.6% FG%)

        • Current Team MVP: Georges Niang – 14.6 ppg, 5.4 rpg, 3.4 apg

        • Remaining Schedule:

        • February 25 v. BU

        • February 28 @ KSU

        • March 2 v. OU

        • March 7 @ TCU

        • Post-Season Prediction: 3 Seed in NCAA Tournament

            No. 16 Oklahoma Sooners

          • Record: 19-8 (10-5 conference)

          • Conference Standing: 3rd

          • Notable Statistics:

          • 20th in Overall Blocks (144)

          • 40th in Rebounds per Game (37.7 rpg)

          • 59th in Points per Game (72.6 ppg)

          • Current Team MVP: Buddy Hield – 16.9 ppg, 5.1 rpg, 1.9 apg

          • Remaining Schedule:

          • February 28 v. TCU

          • March 2 @ ISU

          • March 7 v. KU

          • Post-Season Prediction: 3-4 Seed in NCAA Tournament

              Oklahoma State Cowboys

            • Record: 17-10 (7-8 conference)

            • Conference Standing: 6th

            • Notable Statistics:

            • 19th in Overall Steals (226)

            • 51st in Free Throw Percentage (72.8% FT%)

            • 194th in Three Point Percentage (33.8% 3P%)

            • Current Team MVP: Phil Forte – 16.2 ppg, 1.7 apg, 2.0 spg

            • Remaining Schedule:

            • February 28 @ TTU

            • March 4 v. TCU

            • March 7 @ WVU

            • Post-Season Prediction: 7-8 Seed in NCAA Tournament

                TCU Horned Frogs

              • Record: 16-11 (3-11 conference)

              • Conference Standing: 9th

              • Notable Statistics:

              • 42nd in Points Allowed (60.6 papg)

              • 44th in Rebounds per Game (37.5 rpg)

              • 97th in Assists per Game (13.7 apg)

              • Current Team MVP: Kyan Anderson – 13.0 ppg, 4.2 apg, 1.5 spg

              • Remaining Schedule:

              • February 28 @ OU

              • March 4 @ OSU

              • March 7 v. ISU

              • Post-Season Prediction: NIT

                  Texas Longhorns

                • Record: 17-10 (6-8 conference)

                • Conference Standing: 7th

                • Notable Statistics:

                • 1st in Blocks per Game (7.5 bpg)

                • 4th in Rebounds per Game (40.8 rpg)

                • 137th in Assists per Game (13.1 apg)

                • Current Team MVP: Myles Turner – 11.3 ppg, 6.7 rpg, 2.7 bgp

                • Remaining Schedule:

                • February 24 @ WVU

                • February 28 @ KU

                • March 2 v. BU

                • March 7 v. KSU

                • Post-Season Prediction: 9-10 Seed in NCAA Tournament

                    Texas Tech Red Raiders

                  • Record: 12-16 (2-13 conference)

                  • Conference Standing: 10th

                  • Notable Statistics:

                  • 108th in Points Allowed per Game (63.7 papg)

                  • 253rd in Defensive Rebounds per Game (22.5 drpg)

                  • 300th in Assists per Game (10.7 apg)

                  • Current Team MVP: Devaugntah Williams – 10.1 ppg, 3.1 rpg, 1.6 apg

                  • Remaining Schedule:

                  • February 25 @ TCU

                  • February 28 v. OSU

                  • March 6 @ BU

                  • Post-Season Prediction: None

                      No. 17 WVU Mountaineers

                    • Record: 21-6 (9-5 conference)

                    • Conference Standing: 4th

                    • Notable Statistics:

                    • 1st in Steals per Game (11.6 spg)

                    • 35th in Points per Game (74.4 ppg)

                    • 151st in Points Allowed per Game (65.5 papg)

                    • Current Team MVP: Juwan Staten – 14.8 ppg, 4.7 apg, 2.9 rpg

                    • Remaining Schedule:

                    • February 28 @ BU

                    • March 3 @ KU

                    • March 7 v. OSU

                    • Post-Season Prediction: 6-7 Seed in NCAA Tournament


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